RESULT: Rother votes to leave in EU referendum

The majority of Rother voters backed the UK leaving the EU in yesterday's referendum.

Friday, 24th June 2016, 4:07 am
Updated Friday, 8th June 2018, 2:23 am
Voters headed to the polls for the EU referendum yesterday

The area is the first in Sussex to declare this morning, with 59 per cent backing leave, compared to 41 per cent backing remain, on a turnout of 79.3 per cent.

More to follow.

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